Science Education for Everyday Life: Evidence-Based Practice
Call Number:Cubb Q181 .A36 2006
"This book provides a comprehensive overview of humanistic approaches to science? approaches
that connect students to broader human concerns in their everyday life and culture. Glen Aikenhead,
an expert in the field of culturally sensitive science education, summarizes major worldwide historical
findings, focuses on present thinking, and offers evidence in support of classroom practice. This
highly accessible text covers curriculum policy, teaching materials, teacher orientations and teacher
education, student learning, culture studies, and future research."